Around the world in one roundup
Trending at the top of today's Muck Rack newsroom is the Wall Street Journal report that China is considering replacing Central Bank head Zhou Xiaochuan (605 shares). "Fixture of Chinese economy, the long-time head of the central bank, may be on his way out," synopsizes Gerald Seib there. His rumored replacement? Guo Shuqing. "Someone write everything they find out about Guo Shuqing now," Sid Verma entreats at Euromoney.com.
Putting everyone to shame, India manages to send an orbiter to Mars on its maiden voyage and a shoestring budget (4,274 shares). "India’s trip to Mars, at a price of $74 million, cost less than the Hollywood movie “Gravity,” writes @GardinerHarris," New York Times colleague Ellen Barry shares from the article. "An ebullient morning for India, where children came to school at 6:45 a.m. to watch its spacecraft enter Mars orbit."